Author: Lauren Withers
Trading Standards have been informed of companies cold calling offering 'free surveys' to residents as part of the Green Homes Grant.
Following the Government launch of the Green Homes Grant, Trading Standards reminds residents to exercise caution if they are looking to use the grant for improvements to their homes.
The Green Homes Grant is an initiative to get homeowners to invest money in improving... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 14:07 by Lauren Withers
This is a collaboration of Churches Together in Blaby working alongside community volunteers to provide Special Gift Parcels for Christmas to those identified as needing financial support at this very trying and difficult time.
Please place your donations of new, unwrapped toys in the container situated at Blaby Civic Centre and the Co-op Garage (Lutterworth Road) by the 15th December.
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 09:33 by Lauren Withers
Garden waste collections in the District of Blaby will be suspended for two weeks from Monday 16 November due to staff shortages as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
A number of the waste collection crew are required to self isolate as part of the national test and trace effort. As a result, the Council has taken a decision to suspend its garden waste collection service for a two week period from... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 14:33 by Lauren Withers
The Service filmed for Remembrance Sunday is now ready for you to view.
Please scan the QR code or click the link below to watch.
Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 11:02 by Lauren Withers
Remembrance Sunday will look a little different this year.
A video of the service will be posted on social media.
Please see attached poster for more details.
Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 09:11 by Lauren Withers
Leicestershire Police would like to invite you to share your views on crime and anti-social behaviour in your local area by completing this questionnaire. This survey has been created in partnership with the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire and the Community Safety Partnerships across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
Who should complete the questionnaire?
They would... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 12:24 by Lauren Withers
Blaby Parish Council have unfortunately made the decision not to go ahead with this Christmas Light Switch On 2020.
The Council could not make this event safe for the huge amount of people that attend this event every year.
The lights will still be erected and switched on on Friday 27th November 2020 but there will be no grand switch on or event alongside this.
We are extremely disappointed but know that... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 12:51 by Lauren Withers
Blaby Parish Council has been extremely lucky to secure the delivery of 420 tree saplings from The Woodland Trust!
The tree saplings will be delivered between 2nd - 20th November.
We would love for YOU to tell us where within the Parish you'd like to see some new trees planted?
Is there an area that you think would benefit from some saplings? Maybe somewhere that could do with a little more greenery?... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 10:46 by Lauren Withers
Leicestershire County Council have written to inform us of essential maintenance works to be carried out to the bridge at the above location. The proposed work will involve concrete repairs to the underside of the bridge.
It is anticipated that the works will be completed within Eight weeks.
For first 4 weeks, the proposed concrete repair works will be carried out under the East & West footways which... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:16 by Lauren Withers
CORONAVIRUS - Stay Alert, Stay Safe
Following a spike in cases, it's important that we take extra care to protect ourselves and others.
Stay at home as much as possible.
Keep two meters from people outside of your household.
Always wear a face covering on public transport or in confined public spaces, including workspaces.
GOT SYMPTOMS? Get Tested!
If you have symptoms of Coronavirus, or have been in close... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 15:19 by Lauren Withers